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I didn?t forget defence solicitors, says lord chief justice

PUBLISHED December 6, 2011

The lord chief justice has thanked defence solicitors for the ?huge contribution? made in the summer riot court cases, stressing that they had been included in his earlier praise of the rest of the legal profession.

At his annual press conference at the Royal Courts of Justice, Lord Judge said: ?I want to record publicly that the defence lawyers made a huge contribution to the efficient running of the courts at that time. I am grateful to them.?

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